cvs commit: src/include string.h src/lib/libc/string
Makefile.inc memchr.3 memrchr.c src/sys/sys param.h
obrien at FreeBSD.org
Wed May 28 15:42:35 UTC 2008
On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 05:37:24PM -0700, Maxim Sobolev wrote:
> Well, as I said it might not be something strictly required, but why not be
> nice to ISVs and users? Ability to run binaries compiled on 6.4 on previous
> 6.x releases is really important in many situations.
No, it can be quite error prone.
> That's probably one
> of the reasons why big software vendors (Oracle, Sun etc) are very
> reluctant to provide native binary packages for FreeBSD.
I really don't think you're giving their justification... Even Sun adds
things to Solaris 10 updates. UPWARD binary compatibility is what's
-- David (obrien at FreeBSD.org)
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